NEW: OSHA reporting requirements…

Beginning January 1, 2015, employers will be required to report all work-related fatalities within eight hours and all in-patient hospitalizations, amputations, and losses of an eye within 24 hours of becoming aware of the incident.  Previously, employers were required to report all workplace fatalities and when three or more workers were hospitalized in the same incident.

There will be three options for employers to report fatalities or injuries:

A factsheet with additional information can be found here: https://www.osha.gov/recordkeeping2014/OSHA3744.pdf

~Jenny

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